“I want to tell anyone about Goodwill – that Goodwill help people.” – Pramuan.
Evergreen Goodwill has been a transformative piece of Pramuan’s life as he seeks to become a U.S. citizen after emigrating from Thailand. While participating in our Citizenship Test Preparation and ESOL classes, Pramuan had a vested interest in not only his own success but of his fellow classmates, too.
“This company has helped me get into an apartment, and then helped me learn how to be a material handler, to a material handler lead, to a material handler supervisor.” – Joseph
Working at Goodwill provides much more than just a paycheck for many of our employees, but rather a second chance at life. Combining his perseverance with Goodwill’s network of support, Joseph has built a career, secured stable housing, achieved sobriety, and reunited with his daughter.
Looking to show your gathering host or hostess some appreciation this holiday season? Give them a gift that will not only impress but could also serve a dual purpose! From unique serving trays to charcuterie boards, cupcake stands, and much more – check out your local Goodwill for all kinds of holiday treasures.
Get cozy this holiday season with a chic table setting that's perfect for hosting afternoon tea at your home – using treasures found at Goodwill! From teapots to tablecloths and holiday-themed bakeware, this tablescape came together in a flash and on a dime with a visit to one of our nonprofit thrift stores.
“It just takes somebody to care, somebody to try, somebody to do what Goodwill is doing.”
A lot has changed for Keone since we last heard from him at the Glitter Gala fundraising event in 2017. He's continuing to push forward in his career as he and his wife raise their young child. Learn more about Keone's Goodwill journey and how it's transformed his life.
Your local Goodwill may be looking more like Santa’s workshop these days! We have dozens of BRAND NEW toys and games, as well as an assortment of everyday treasures – giving shoppers even more gift options this holiday season.
Goodwill is your one-stop shop for making the holidays a little bit extra this year! Our nonprofit thrift store locations are the perfect place to find the next addition to your holiday wardrobe or unique treasures to help you create a one-of-a-kind tablescape.
“Find all the people who can support you, and support your dream, and cling to those people to help you grow.” – Tamera
Tamera, a resource navigator for Evergreen Goodwill's Fair Chance Pilot Program, has accomplished some major goals during her time with the organization. She's sharing her story in hopes of inspiring her fellow coworkers to continue to grow within the Goodwill family.
Your local Evergreen Goodwill nonprofit thrift store has everything you need to make your holiday decor a little bit EXTRA! Check out how we used treasures found at Goodwill to create some extraordinary holiday-themed focal points.